Archive for the ‘Events’ Category

2015 Wings for Life World Run Preview: VIDEO

January 22, 2015

This Week in Santa Clarita previews the Wings for Life World Run coming back to Santa Clarita Sunday, May 3, at 4 a.m.

22nd Annual Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival Preview: VIDEO

January 21, 2015

This Week in Santa Clarita previews the 22nd Annual Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival, presented by Logix Federal Credit Union, happening April 15-19, at its new location in Old Town Newhall and William S. Hart Park.

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New this year to the Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival are separately ticketed performances at venues throughout Old Town Newhall.

Main Street in Old Town Newhall.

Main Street in Old Town Newhall.

Admission to the main Cowboy Festival on April 18 and 19 at William S. Hart Park is $10 for adults and $7 for kids 12 and under. Tickets to other performances happening from April 15-19 at venues throughout Old Town Newhall are available and sold separately.

For more information about the 22nd Annual Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival, check out Facebook and Twitter, or visit CowboyFestival.org.

Friends of the Santa Clarita Public Library to Host “Celebration of Local Authors” January 17: VIDEO

January 11, 2015

The Santa Clarita Public Library and the Friends of the Santa Clarita Public Library are inviting community members to attend the Celebration of Local Authors event happening on Saturday, January 17, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Old Town Newhall Library.

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This free event will have panel discussions highlighting local authors as well as books sales and signings.

For more information about the event, visit SantaClaritaFOL.com.

Santa Clarita Public Library Presents 2015 Winter/Spring Storytime

January 11, 2015
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Winter/Spring Storytime returns to the Santa Clarita Public Library beginning the week of January 12 through to the week of April 17. No registration is necessary for any Storytimes, and residents are invited to begin attending any time during any session.

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These programs are designed to appeal to the social, emotional, physical, and intellectual needs of a particular group and their caregivers.

  • Baby and Toddler Storytime helps build early language and literacy foundations for children 6-36 months old.
  • School Readiness Storytime is a fun and interactive way to build early literacy, listening, and group participation skills with childrens books, rhymes, songs, and engaging projects.
  • Family Storytime is a great way to get together with the family to listen to a wide array of stories for all age groups. The event is free and is open to the public.
  • Bilingual Storytime is a new addition to Storytime with fun and interactive activities, rhymes, songs, and stories in both Spanish and English.

For details on programs and performances at each location, visit the library events calendar at SantaClaritaLibrary.com.

Around Town: Newhall Community Center’s Annual ‘Cocoa, Cookies, and Caroling’

January 8, 2015

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The holidays were made brighter for community members who attended the Newhall Community Center’s annual “Cocoa, Cookies, and Caroling” event in December.

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This free event brought over 200 people together to listen to holiday music performed by various groups.

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These groups included the SCV Senior Center Silvertones, the Santa Clarita Children’s Choir, Our Lady of Perpetual Help’s Spanish Youth Choir, the Santa Clarita Carolers, and the Newhall Community Center’s Children’s choir.

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Families enjoyed the holiday cheer, hot cocoa, and sweet treats with their children and friends, as they awaited Santa Claus’ arrival.

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For more information and future events happening at the Newhall Community Center, visit Santa-Clarita.com/NCC.

Job Fair January 9, Santa Clarita WorkSource Hosting Manufacturing Recruitment

January 7, 2015

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The Santa Clarita WorkSource Center will host a Manufacturing Job Fair from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Friday, January 9, at the College of the Canyon’s University Center in Suite 250.

The Santa Clarita WorkSource Center is located at 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road.

The Santa Clarita WorkSource Center is located at 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road.

The FREE job fair is a great opportunity for candidates seeking entry-level, mid-career, and upper level job opportunities in the field of manufacturing.

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Interested job seekers must register to attend the Manufacturing Job Fair in advance by calling the Santa Clarita WorkSource Center at 661-799-WORK (9675).All attendees must also be registered with Cal Jobs to participate and are encouraged to wear professional attire, bring copies of their resume, and be interview-ready.

For a current list of employers participating in the Manufacturing Job Fair, visit WorkSantaClarita.com and search under the “Job Seekers” and “Job Board” tabs.

2015 Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival Tickets On Sale Now

January 2, 2015

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Tickets are now on sale for the 22nd Annual Santa Clarita  Cowboy Festival, presented by Logix Federal Credit Union. Festival goers can grab tickets on the Cowboy Festival’s website.

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The full Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival will be held between April 15 – 19 and includes various venues in Old Town Newhall. Weekend entertainment at William S. Hart Park, accessible with a general admission ticket, will take place on Saturday and Sunday, April 18 – 19. 

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For more information about the 22nd Annual Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival, check out Facebook and Twitter, or visit CowboyFestival.org. Phone inquiries can be made at (661) 250-3735. 

Around Town: Canyon Country Community Center Hosts 2nd Annual ‘Milk and Cookies’ with Santa

December 30, 2014

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On Wednesday, December 17, Santa Claus stopped by the Canyon Country Community Center for the 2nd Annual Milk and Cookies Event.

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Guests enjoyed Santa’s stories of the North Pole and his workshop.

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Children had an opportunity to have a personal visit with Santa to tell him their holiday wishes.

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Guests enjoyed holiday cookies and milk, holiday crafts, and a variety of photo opportunities.

For more information and future events at the Canyon Country Community Center, visit Santa-Clarita.com/CCCC.

Freeze Your Tail Off on New Year’s Day at the City’s Free ‘Arctic Chill Polar Bear Plunge’: VIDEO

December 29, 2014

Looking for a ‘cool’ way to kick off the New Year? The City of Santa Clarita is inviting community members to attend the 9th Annual Arctic Chill Polar Bear Swim happening this Thursday, January 1, at 9 a.m. at the Santa Clarita Aquatics Center.

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For more information about the Arctic Chill Polar Bear Swim, call (661) 250-3761 or visit Santa-Clarita.com.

‘Visit Santa Clarita Website’ Offers a Wonderful World of Winter Activities

December 20, 2014
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Looking for some fun winter activities in Santa Clarita? Check out the Winter Activities List on the City’s award winning tourism website VisitSantaClarita.com.

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Check out the holiday lights in Old Town Newhall!

The list has several interesting and exciting activities for community members to enjoy, including: taking a stroll down one of the City’s many trails and paseos, stopping at one of the local wine bars, shopping in Old Town Newhall or taking the family ice skating in Santa Clarita.

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To see more information about fun activities and places to go in Santa Clarita, go to VisitSantaClarita.com.


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